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Marketing Spotlight Series 3: Creative Careers

Limestone College Business

For those who may not be particularly excited about pursuing quant-based careers, the creative side of marketing offers an exciting alternative. A great number of creative marketing positions exist within agencies that provide marketing, advertising, communications and PR services to other companies. It is under the roof of agencies that your favorite advertising campaigns are […]

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March 25th, 2015

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Marketing Spotlight Series 2: Quant Careers

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In continuation of our Marketing Spotlight Series, we are taking a look at the type of quantitative or analytics careers available for students pursuing a bachelor’s degree in marketing. At Limestone College, marketing majors are required to take courses in both marketing and other business disciplines such as accounting, finance, economics and statistics. This diverse […]

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February 18th, 2015

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Marketing Spotlight Series 1: From creative thinking to analytics

Limestone College Business

Whether you consider yourself a numbers person or a creative, a degree in marketing offers a wide variety of career paths that fulfill a broad range of interests. From becoming a wordsmith behind the next big advertising campaign to the brains behind a pricing strategy, a bachelors degree in marketing offers students a solid foundation […]

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January 14th, 2015

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HR Automated Recruiting Debate

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Choose the statement that describes you the most. I have highly original ideas. I am prepared to tell people if they are mistaken. I am modest about my accomplishments. Sounds like a personality test? Well, it is. Though, in this case you are not just exploring your personality for fun’s sake, you’re being screened for […]

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December 10th, 2014

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Social media may help or hurt your job search

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Recent college graduates are increasingly turning to social media to look for jobs. According to The Class of 2014 Student Survey Report by National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE), use of social media in job searching has grown 21 percent since 2010. That’s not surprising considering that an overwhelming majority of graduating seniors, some […]

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December 3rd, 2014

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Hot jobs for business degree graduates in South Carolina

Limestone College Business

Spurred by a projected 12 percent increase in jobs by 2022, the South Carolina Department of Employment and Workforce Services identified a list of in-demand “Hot Jobs.” The estimated 228,800 new jobs are expected to produce opportunities in a number of industries and they also yield promising outlook for students with business degrees. Out of […]

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November 19th, 2014

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Survey yields interesting insights for students interested in HR recruitment and training careers

Limestone College Business

The 2014 Employer Needs Survey, published in August by North Carolina Department of Commerce found that almost 45 percent of North Carolina employers hiring for at least one position in the past year had trouble finding good candidates. The top reasons were applicants’ lack of adequate work experience, education credentials and technical skills. The survey […]

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October 31st, 2014

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Career tracks for students pursuing bachelors in human resource management

Limestone College Business

The multi-faceted nature of human resources may be one of the things that attracted you to a degree in human resource management. Whether you are looking to work for an HR department of a large organization in larger cities like Charlotte, NC or to make use of your expertise in a consulting agency helping numerous […]

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October 22nd, 2014

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